The France China Foundation is at your disposal for any information, through its offices in Paris and Shanghai. 

Hugues de REVEL

Managing Director

Laurence THOUIN


For more than 20 years, Laurence Thouin, a graduate of the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris, has been providing crucial insight and advice to international clients (companies, institutions, chambers of commerce, embassies, political figures), to establish and launch the implementation of communications tools and effective outreach strategies. She founded and led the communications agency Azerty comunicación (Buenos Aires), later associated with Café Imagen, and has particular expertise in publishing institutional magazines, the production of fine books and digital communication. In parallel, from 1996 to 2009, she was a driving force of “Los Inrockuptibles”, the Spanish version of the French magazine.

Mobilized by the high stakes of sustainable development, she founded the magazine Ecosistema, in 2010 which she managed until 2019. Amongst others, this magazine explored the industry/environment nexus. In recent years, she has regularly collaborated in the organization of conferences, forums and events in sustainable development field.


Secretary-General China

Marion Bertagna has had 15 years of experience in the cultural industry within prestigious institutions or companies, public and private, in Beijing, Paris, New York and Shanghai. She has successively been manager of the CourtYard Gallery in Beijing, co-curator of “Alors, la Chine?” exhibition at the Centre Pompidou in Paris, International Marketing and Communications Director of Arte-Charpentier Architecture Design Firm in Paris and Shanghai, Specialist in Chinese Contemporary Art at Sotheby’s in New York, and Cultural Attachée at the French Consulate in Shanghai.

Since 2014, Marion is the founder and director of MB Projects, a leading agency in cultural strategy and management in China. Marion is fluent in French, English and Mandarin.